Forgot my boot password on my old compaq presario 3000. What do i do? Tags: Compaq Presario Boot Computers Last response: December 5, 2011 5:21 AM in Computer Brands Share passwordrecovery2000 December 5, 2011 4:21:26 AM I forgot my boot password on my old compaq presario 3000 and I can't get in. More about : forgot boot password compaq presario 3000 Saga Lout December 5, 2011 5:21:00 AM Hello and welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. If by boot password you mean the BIOS password, you're sunk but if it's only the Windows system password you could install a Linux system on to the same hard disk and transfer your flies to the new system. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to remove power on password compaq presario R3000 Forum Old Hp Compaq Presario S3000NX Motherboard and power supply problem Forum Compaq Presario R3000 strange BOOT Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Brands categories Compaq Dell Gateway Hewlett Packard Packard Bell Apple eMachines !